The Mobile DJ Handbook: How to Start & Run a Profitable Mobile Disc Jockey Service [NOOK Book]

Overview

The Mobile DJ Handbook, Second Edition continues to be an excellent guide for novice and experienced DJs looking to build a successful career as the owner-operator of a mobile disc jockey service. Complete with practical tips, expert advice, and creative strategies, this book serves as the perfect guide on how to market and sell your ...
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The Mobile DJ Handbook: How to Start & Run a Profitable Mobile Disc Jockey Service

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Overview

The Mobile DJ Handbook, Second Edition continues to be an excellent guide for novice and experienced DJs looking to build a successful career as the owner-operator of a mobile disc jockey service. Complete with practical tips, expert advice, and creative strategies, this book serves as the perfect guide on how to market and sell your services as well as develop and expand your business.




This book contains information on becoming a professional, securing bookings, buying equipment and music, and running party dances, contests, and games. Included within the text are sample contracts, an advertisement and brochure, and resource information. The Mobile DJ Handbook is an essential reference guide which offers readers all the knowledge and inspiration needed to run a profitable enterprise.

Audience: Anyone interested in developing a mobile DJ business; working DJs looking for fresh ideas.

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Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"I would like to thank you for The Mobile DJ Handbook. It has taught me and my employees many wonderful new things. I give a copy of your book to my new employees to read and look over during their down times. I had been waiting for your new release for over a year! Keep up the excellent work. Thanks for everything."

Philip Han, Owner
Ultimate Sound & DJ Enterprises


"...written as an excellent guide for the aspiring DJ to begin his or her new business, however it is also a great refresher for the experienced mobile DJ as well. The book contains great ideas on how to expand and develop your business through learning to market and sell your company." - DJ Zone

"The Mobile DJ Handbook is the world's top selling DJ book. It is now available in a revised second edition that will most likely keep it at the number one spot."- Disc Jockey 101

"...It gives considerable advice and tips on motivating audiences, games and music styles through to marketing the business and dress codes."
Sound and Lighting.

"The Mobile DJ Handbook is not only a great resource for aspiring DJs who desire to be successful in this highly competitive business, but also for those experienced pros who want to keep ahead." - Mike Buonaccorso, Mobile Beat Magazine

"Stacy Zemon is a knowledgeable source on being a pro mobile DJ. She is also a veteran of the industry who has contributed much to its evolution." - Jim Tremayne, DJ Times Magazine
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781136117336
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 7/24/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 208
  • Sales rank: 1,182,100
  • File size: 4 MB

Meet the Author

Stacy Zemon has 25 years of experience as a Mobile, Club, Karaoke and Radio Disc Jockey. She pioneered a unique 'spin' on the business by partnering with a radio broadcasting corporation to operate as the mobile DJ division of seven radio stations. Zemon was the Founder/President of this multi-system entertainment company, which provided DJ and radio personalities, light shows, dancers and other services to its clients in CT, MA and NY. In addition, Zemon writes feature articles for DJ Times magazine, and facilitated leadership and marketing panels at The International DJ Expo, where she has also been a judge for Disc Jockey of the Year competitions. Currently, Zemon entertains at VIP functions, produces large-scale events, and consults to mobile music services, nationwide. As an entertainer, innovator and entrepreneur, Zemon's creative wizardry has produced an impressive record of success.

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Table of Contents

Foreword
Acknowledgments
Introduction
About the Author
Ch. 1 Your 21st Century Mobile DJ Service 3
Ch. 2 Getting Top Billing 23
Ch. 3 The Interactive DJ 33
Ch. 4 Getting Geared Up 47
Ch. 5 Your Music Collection 61
Ch. 6 Marketing and Advertising 73
Ch. 7 Party Possibilities 103
Ch. 8 Multi-System and Full-Service Operations 117
Ch. 9 Selling Your Services 133
Ch. 10 Tech Talk 145
Ch. 11 How's Your Form? 171
Ch. 12 Records of Success 191
Appendix 215
Index 229
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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 14, 2003

    The Perfect DJ Book

    The Mobile DJ Handbook, by Stacy Zemon was very informative and gave me a good perspective of what the DJ business is all about. This book covers everything about the business. From buying equipment to advertising ... this book has it all!! I highly recommend The Mobile DJ Handbook for any aspiring DJ or any professional who wants to continue their success in the business. From reading this book, I gained the confidence in pursuing my dreams in being a Professional Mobile Disc Jockey. If you are interested in succeeding in the Mobile DJ business, then this book is for you.

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